5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Generalized Anxiety Disorder
- Antisocial Personality Disorder
- Mood Disorders
- Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID)
- Anxiety Disorders
- a a personality disorder in which the person (usually a man) exhibits a lack of conscience for wrongdoing, even toward friends and family members; may be aggressive and ruthless or a clever con artist
- b psychological disorders characterized by emotional extremes. See major depressive disorder, mania, and bipolar disorder.
- c psychological disorders characterized by distressing, persistent anxiety or maladaptive behaviors that reduce anxiety
- d a rare dissociative disorder in which a person exhibits two or more distinct and alternating personalities. Also called multiple personality disorder.
- e an anxiety disorder in which a person is continually tense, apprehensive, and in a state of autonomic nervous system arousal
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- an anxiety disorder marked by unpredictable minutes-long episodes of intense dread in which a person experiences terror and accompanying chest pain, choking, or other frightening sensations
- a group of severe disorders characterized by disorganized and delusional thinking, disturbed perceptions, and inappropriate emotions and actions
- the concept that diseases have physical causes that can be diagnosed, treated, and, in most cases, cured. When applied to psychological disorders, the medical model assumes that these mental illnesses can be diagnosed on the basis of their symptoms and cured through therapy, which may include treatment in a psychiatric hospital.
- the American Psychiatric Association's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (Fourth Edition), a widely used system for classifying psychological disorders. Presently distributed in an updated "text revision" (DSM-IV-TR).
- deviant, distressful, and dysfunctional behaviour patterns
5 True/False Questions
Dissociative Disorders → psychological disorders characterized by inflexible and enduring behavior patterns that impair social functioning
Mania → a mood disorder marked by a hyperactive, wildly optimistic state
Major Depressive Disorder → a mood disorder in which a person experiences, in the absence of drugs or a medical condition, two or more weeks of significantly depressed moods, feelings of worthlessness, and diminished interest or pleasure in most activities
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) → disorders in which conscious awareness becomes separated (dissociated) from previous memories, thoughts, and feelings
Attention-deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) → a rare dissociative disorder in which a person exhibits two or more distinct and alternating personalities. Also called multiple personality disorder.